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The “Philly Fed Index” Turns 50 with Steadfast Success

Caroline Beetz Fenske and Michael Trebing

Economic Insights, 2018, vol. 3, issue 4, 8-21

Abstract: What is so telling about the Philadelphia Fed?s monthly manufacturing index? Explore why financial analysts, economists, and the press monitor it closely for clues about the overall U.S. economy.

Keywords: manufacturing; Philadelphia (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
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